Digitization, Internet of Things and sustainability – these three megatrends are guiding many industries since more than a couple of years, and we would maybe not link them to fruit growing right away. Nevertheless, technologies and sensitivity to “green” matters are more growing in interest for the agriculture sector than you might have thought.

We have identified nine trends which were linked to the megatrends digitization, IoT and sustainability that, are going to shape the branch in the upcoming years:

Software-as-a-service solutions for orchard management

  1. Yield monitoring and estimation
  2. Farm management platforms
  3. Utilization of drones
  4. IoTs in farming
  5. Smart agriculture machines
  6. Water management
  7. Packaging
  8. Eco-friendly plant production products